Mortgage Stats and Info for Nova Scotia, Canada

Busy Months

The graph below displays the volumes of online applications received by Super Brokers in each month for all years combined. The busiest month for mortgages from Nova Scotia occurs in April with 9.5% of applications, while our slowest is December with 4.9%

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0%3%6%9%12%
Busy Months for Mortgages in Nova Scotia
April9.5%
August9.5%
May9.3%
January9.2%
February9.1%
March9.1%
July9.0%
June8.4%
October7.7%
September7.6%
November6.7%
December4.9%

Busy Days

The bar graph listed below plots the busy days for online applications that were received by Super Brokers. Each day represents a combined total of all occurrences of that day in the past 5 years. In Nova Scotia the most busy day of the week, with 18.0% of all submissions, is Monday. In comparison, Saturday is the slowest day with only 9.4% of all inquiries.

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun0%5%10%15%20%
Busy Days for Mortgages in Nova Scotia
Monday18.0%
Tuesday16.8%
Wednesday15.8%
Thursday14.8%
Sunday12.7%
Friday12.3%
Saturday9.4%

Peak Hours

In Nova Scotia, applications are received 24 hours a day from the Super Brokers web site. The information shown below indicates the busy hours in the day. 42.4% of all mortgages are received during the morning, while 57.6% arrive in the afternoon.

0%3%6%9%12%Midnight6 AMNoon6 PM
Peak Hours for Mortgages in Nova Scotia
Midnight - 1 AM2.1%
1 AM - 2 AM1.2%
2 AM - 3 AM0.9%
3 AM - 4 AM0.3%
4 AM - 5 AM0.3%
5 AM - 6 AM0.2%
6 AM - 7 AM0.9%
7 AM - 8 AM1.1%
8 AM - 9 AM2.7%
9 AM - 10 AM3.9%
10 AM - 11 AM5.5%
11 AM - Noon6.5%
Noon - 1 PM6.5%
1 PM - 2 PM7.1%
2 PM - 3 PM7.2%
3 PM - 4 PM7.0%
4 PM - 5 PM6.7%
5 PM - 6 PM5.0%
6 PM - 7 PM5.2%
7 PM - 8 PM5.9%
8 PM - 9 PM8.6%
9 PM - 10 PM7.4%
10 PM - 11 PM4.5%
11 PM - Midnight3.2%

Busy Seasons

23.2%27.8%26.9%22.1%
  • Winter
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Autumn
Busy Seasons for Mortgages in Nova Scotia
Winter23.2%
Spring27.8%
Summer26.9%
Autumn22.1%

Top Cities

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Average
Rank#City/Town% of InquiriesAgeIncomeCo-IncomeLoan
1Halifax, NS0.446%36$52.4K$35.3K$155K
2Dartmouth, NS0.322%38$59.3K$33.1K$134K
3Sydney, NS0.206%37$49.3K$27.2K$91.3K
4Truro, NS0.162%37$45.5K$27.2K$111K
5Amherst, NS0.113%39$38.8K$29.4K$104K
6Lower Sackville, NS0.111%36$44.3K$28.3K$143K
7Yarmouth, NS0.103%38$42.5K$22.7K$86.1K
8Glace Bay, NS0.068%39$50.7K$26.1K$91.4K
9Kentville, NS0.057%39$38.1K$19.6K$138K
10Bridgewater, NS0.054%34$50.3K$36.4K$135K
11New Glasgow, NS0.052%39$42.5K$22.7K$92.1K
12Pictou, NS0.051%38$37.0K$30.6K$76.3K
13Bedford, NS0.049%36$134K$40.5K$169K
14Wolfville, NS0.048%43$61.3K$46.1K$219K
15North Sydney, NS0.048%36$40.6K$38.0K$101K
16Liverpool, NS0.046%38$38.9K$15.8K$95.5K
17Antigonish, NS0.044%34$42.2K$21.2K$83.2K
18Eastern Passage, NS0.035%33$43.9K$35.1K$96.6K
19New Minas, NS0.033%36$42.1K$17.0K$139K
20New Waterford, NS0.033%35$39.9K$24.4K$79.7K
21Sydney Mines, NS0.030%36$82.3K$25.0K$109K
22Timberlea, NS0.027%39$45.1K$34.6K$158K
23Centreville, NS0.027%38$38.0K$30.6K$108K
24Windsor, NS0.025%36$33.1K$60.3K$130K
25Kingston, NS0.024%36$42.1K$16.5K$99.1K

Age Ranges for Mortgage Applicants

Nova Scotia0255075100Min Age: 19Median Age: 36Maximum Age: 100

Marital Status for Mortgage Applicants

Nova Scotia0306090120

Mortgage Types

  • Qualification
  • First-time Buyer
  • Purchase
  • No Money Down
  • Refinance
  • Other
Mortgage Inquiry Types for Mortgages in Nova Scotia
Qualification21.3%
First-time Buyer16.9%
Purchase16.6%
No Money Down15.4%
Refinance14.9%
Other14.8%

Current Living Arrangement

Nova Scotia0255075100
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